University of Denver
The first reference to Colorado Seminary was in The Rocky Mountain News of November 27, 1862: “ a board of Trustees, composed of the solid men of Denver, has been organized to superintend the erection of a seminary building… for an academic education.”
Sources Breck, "From the Rockies to the World"
University of Denver votes to adopt quarter system in 1929.
Sources "University Adopts New Quarter Plan; Vote Unanimous," The Denver Clarion, vol. 34, no. 19, November 26, 1929, 1.
First year Hillel organization features full programming at DU
CitationJan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder
Found in 222 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Wayne O. Littrell (1920-2017) was an University of Denver alum and served as the University's first head of security from 1952 - 1971. The collection consists of two (2) scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, photographs, two (2) reel-to-reel tapes, and other memorabilia collected by Mr. Littrell.
Dates: 1948 - 2011
Overview Chronology of the events of Woodstock West in the Spring of 1970. Jim Wagenlander was a graduating senior and compiled this chronology under the ''auspices of Dr. William Adrian, Special Assistant to the Chancellor and Dr. John Blackburn, Vice Chancellor of Student Affair''.
Dates: 1970 August
Overview Pamphlet that collects various letters, statements, illustrations, etc. surrounding Woodstock West and it's destruction.
Dates: 1970 May 20
Overview Chronology of the events of Woodstock West. Source unknown but is two mimeograph sheets, so probably came from either the administration or the students.
Dates: 1970 April 20-1971 February 8
Overview Woodstock West: Five Days of Freedom. A photographic documentary of events from May 8th, 1970 to May 13th, 1970. Published by the Matchless Publishing Company. Photography by Terry Datz.